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Quotes of sky

  1. The Dick, Jane, and Spot primers have gone to that bookshelf in the sky I have, in some ways, a tender feeling toward them, so I think it's for the best. – Chris Van Allsburg
  2. The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky which is a number of small stars, not seen asunder, but giving light together: so it is a number of little and scarce discerned virtues, or rather faculties and customs, that make men fortunate. – Francis Bacon
  3. There's a pretty good chance that you're going to go down when you're on a motorcycle or if you're sky diving or whatever, but that happened before I even got this job, and I haven't sky dived since. – Charisma Carpenter
  4. I don't believe in making pencil sketches and then painting landscape in your studio. You must be right under the sky – William Merritt Chase
  5. Artists can color the sky red because they know it's blue. Those of us who aren't artists must color things the way they really are or people might think we're stupid. – Jules Feiffer
  6. I'm using all my resources to help me with that and I feel the sky is the limit for me. – William Green
  7. Jocelyn Bell joined the project as a graduate student in 1965, helping as a member of the construction team and then analysing the paper charts of the sky survey. – Antony Hewish
  8. Shoulder the sky my lad, and drink your ale. – Alfred Edward Housman
  9. I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon. – Muhammad Iqbal
  10. I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong. – John Lennon
  11. My first thought when I came here was that I understood why there are so many great Irish writers- because there is something mystical in the air. There's always this cloudy, moody sky and it's challenging. – Christopher Meloni
  12. Work at the same time on sky water, branches, ground, keeping everything going on an equal basis... Don't be afraid of putting on colour... Paint generously and unhesitatingly, for it is best not to lose the first impression. – Camille Pissarro
  13. The sky the sky beyond the door is blue. – Ryan Stiles
  14. You don't look out there for God, something in the sky you look in you. – Alan Watts
  15. I dreamed I was a butterfly, flitting around in the sky then I awoke. Now I wonder: Am I a man who dreamt of being a butterfly, or am I a butterfly dreaming that I am a man? – Zhuangzi

Usage examples for sky

  1. Look out at that sky – A Red Wallflower by Susan Warner
  2. They argued that it was worth a hundred dollars to sleep once under the open sky – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  3. For a moment he saw her clear against the sky line, then she was over the ridge and gone. – Greene Ferne Farm by Richard Jefferies
  4. She was surprised at the storm in a clear sky but not at the cause. – People of the Whirlpool by Mabel Osgood Wright
  5. A long, long time ago, when the earth was to be made, it fell down from the sky – Eskimo Folktales by Unknown
  6. The sky was low and heavy. – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  7. All shadow horses on the sky are different. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  8. Faint sounds seemed to come out of the sky – Son of Power by Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
  9. For a while I kept my eyes on the sky – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  10. It seemed to him that it might be possible for a man to forget things in a country where even the sky was of another blue. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  11. So you will carry home not the song only, but " the river and sky – Birds in the Bush by Bradford Torrey
  12. Constance looked at the sky – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  13. I would ha' been at home to his tea, if I could; but when he doesn't want me, and mother doesn't want me, and baby is either in my arms or asleep; why, I'll go any cry my fill out under yon great quiet sky – Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  14. By now the sky was almost clear. – Gone Fishing by James H. Schmitz
  15. The stars stood out clearly upon the dark background of the sky – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  16. If their light went out, she would suddenly stop and a cry would sound from sky to sky Father, I have lost myself!" – The Fugitive by Rabindranath Tagore
  17. The Prophet made a sign with his little finger, and at once the moon separated into two parts: one of which remained in the sky the other went off to a long distance. – The Faith of Islam by Edward Sell
  18. At length we stopped before a strange, dark building, that seemed to rise up into the very sky – The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories by Lydia Maria Child
  19. Do you see that group of trees beyond there, against the sky – Nobody's Child by Elizabeth Dejeans
  20. Our sky is bright as heart could wish. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur

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